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The Kitsap Sun
One hurt in five-car crash near culvert projectpickup into the back of another, forcing it into the fifth car. The driver of t
One hurt in five-car crash near culvert project
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
pickup into the back of another, forcing it into the fifth car. The driver of the fifth car, a 31-year-old woman from Puyallup, was hurt and taken to Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton. The Olalla man and Bremerton woman were cited for... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Kitsap 4-H equestrians host their very own fair— Normally, Kitsap County 4-H Equine Project riders would strut their stuff, an
Kitsap 4-H equestrians host their very own fair
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
— Normally, Kitsap County 4-H Equine Project riders would strut their stuff, and attempt to qualify for the state final in Puyallup, during the Kitsap County Fair & Stampede in August. But due to ongoing contract negotiations and construction, the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more for July 22-28entertainment, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 29, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. July 30, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. July
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more for July 22-28
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
entertainment, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 29, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. July 30, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. July 31, Washington State Fair Events Center, Puyallup; Vintage Drags competition racing, 2 p.m. July 29, Pacific Raceways, Kent; $20, $6/ages 6-12, ages 6 and younger... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Fourth of July Firebug: Help identify trailer arson suspect who hit on holidaytrailer sat on a lot near 170th St. East and 86th Ave. E. in the South Hill are
Fourth of July Firebug: Help identify trailer arson suspect who hit on holiday
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
trailer sat on a lot near 170th St. East and 86th Ave. E. in the South Hill area of Pierce County, just south of Puyallup. If you know who he is or know anything that can help Pierce County detectives solve the case, call an anonymous... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Local Republicans, undecided voters watch Trump take the stageto feel safe in our communities and give respect to those who help protect us.”
Local Republicans, undecided voters watch Trump take the stage
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 4 days ago
to feel safe in our communities and give respect to those who help protect us.” Michael Chappell, undecided voter from Puyallup: "I would like to see Donald Trump speak to areas that will unify both sides of the isle, not just speak to what... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mariners' Ken Griffey Jr. was the brightest light in Seattle, and baseballthe one main guy that got me loving baseball,” said Cubs All-Star pitcher Jon L
Mariners' Ken Griffey Jr. was the brightest light in Seattle, and baseball
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
the one main guy that got me loving baseball,” said Cubs All-Star pitcher Jon Lester, who was born and raised in Puyallup. “You talk about David Ortiz and what he’s done for the face of the game and all that stuff, (but) Griffey was the... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Ashes of 37 people to be scattered in Puget Sound, if left unclaimed(case #14-1121)—Age 33, Died July 15, 2014 in Tacoma Hammett, Elsie June (case
Ashes of 37 people to be scattered in Puget Sound, if left unclaimed
KING5 Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
(case #14-1121)—Age 33, Died July 15, 2014 in Tacoma Hammett, Elsie June (case #15-0658)—Age 82, Died Apr. 13, 2015 in Puyallup Hanson, Trudy H. (case #14-1475)—Age 74, Died Sept. 29, 2014 in Tacoma Hoffner, Leo Edward (case #14-1564)—Age 87,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
South Kitsap School District picks interim superintendentwas selected Tuesday night, after the South Kitsap School Board interviewed thr
South Kitsap School District picks interim superintendent
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
was selected Tuesday night, after the South Kitsap School Board interviewed three finalists — Brandsma, retired Puyallup superintendent Tony Apostle and retired Port Angeles superintendent Jane Pryne. The board voted unanimously to... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for July 20(Charles) Lee McRory, of San Diego, Calif., Christine “Tina” (Ralph) Alston of
Tributes for July 20
Greeley Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
(Charles) Lee McRory, of San Diego, Calif., Christine “Tina” (Ralph) Alston of Platteville, and Jacque (Ron) Hines, of Puyallup, Wash.; eight grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren to cherish her memories. Alvena is preceded in death by her... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
State superintendent sues seven districts over levy fundsshould be funded by the state. The school districts named in the lawsuit are Ev
State superintendent sues seven districts over levy funds
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
should be funded by the state. The school districts named in the lawsuit are Everett, Spokane, Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Puyallup and Evergreen. "I don't blame the districts this was a hand they were dealt by the legislature," said Dorn. The... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
State superintendent sues seven school districtsshould be funded by the state. The school districts named in the lawsuit are Ev
State superintendent sues seven school districts
KING5 Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
should be funded by the state. The school districts named in the lawsuit are Everett, Spokane, Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Puyallup and Evergreen. "I don't blame the districts this was a hand they were dealt by the legislature," said Dorn. The... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
School superintendent files lawsuit against 7 school districtsmoney will come in, they just can’t use it for salaries. The lawsuit specifica
School superintendent files lawsuit against 7 school districts
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
money will come in, they just can’t use it for salaries. The lawsuit specifically goes after 7 school districts including Puyallup, Tacoma, Seattle, Bellevue, Everett, Spokane and Evergreen. “Those districts seem to be more of the wealthier... Read more
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Crosscut
Lawsuit: Teacher pay should be same in rich, poor districtsof Public Instruction, Randy Dorn, alleges that the districts — Seattle, Everet
Lawsuit: Teacher pay should be same in rich, poor districts
Crosscut / Posted 6 days ago
of Public Instruction, Randy Dorn, alleges that the districts — Seattle, Everett, Bellevue, Spokane, Tacoma, Evergreen, and Puyallup — are violating the state’s constitution when they use funds raised by local levies to cover what should be provided... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
State superintendent sues 7 school districts over fundingstate budget. The school districts named in the suit include Seattle, Spokane,
State superintendent sues 7 school districts over funding
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
state budget. The school districts named in the suit include Seattle, Spokane, Vancouver, Bellevue, Tacoma, Everett and Puyallup. Dorn said he filed the lawsuit out of frustration that the Legislature isn’t doing more to comply with court... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Washington schools' chief sues Vancouver, 6 other districts over fundingthis fall. The school districts named in the suit include Vancouver, Seattle, S
Washington schools' chief sues Vancouver, 6 other districts over funding
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
this fall. The school districts named in the suit include Vancouver, Seattle, Spokane, Bellevue, Tacoma, Everett and Puyallup. Dorn said he filed the lawsuit out of frustration that the Legislature isn't doing more to comply with court... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
State schools' chief sues districts over fundingthis fall. The school districts named in the suit include Seattle, Spokane, Van
State schools' chief sues districts over funding
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
this fall. The school districts named in the suit include Seattle, Spokane, Vancouver, Bellevue, Tacoma, Everett and Puyallup. Dorn said he filed the lawsuit out of frustration that the Legislature isn't doing more to comply with court... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
State schools' chief sues districts over fundingthis fall. The school districts named in the suit include Seattle, Spokane, Van
State schools' chief sues districts over funding
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
this fall. The school districts named in the suit include Seattle, Spokane, Vancouver, Bellevue, Tacoma, Everett and Puyallup. Dorn said he filed the lawsuit out of frustration that the Legislature isn't doing more to comply with court... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
State schools' chief sues districts over fundingthis fall. The school districts named in the suit include Seattle, Spokane, Van
State schools' chief sues districts over funding
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
this fall. The school districts named in the suit include Seattle, Spokane, Vancouver, Bellevue, Tacoma, Everett and Puyallup. Dorn said he filed the lawsuit out of frustration that the Legislature isn't doing more to comply with court... Read more
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The Seattle Times
State schools chief Randy Dorn sues 7 school districts over use of local levy moneydistricts, which the lawsuit says are named as examples, are Seattle, Everett,
State schools chief Randy Dorn sues 7 school districts over use of local levy money
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
districts, which the lawsuit says are named as examples, are Seattle, Everett, Bellevue, Spokane, Tacoma, Evergreen and Puyallup. Dorn said last week that he doesn’t fault the school districts but believes they don’t have the authority to use... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Wrong-way driver crashes into another car on I-5, creating big delays in Tacoma4 a.m. a car started driving northbound in the southbound lanes of I-5, eventua
Wrong-way driver crashes into another car on I-5, creating big delays in Tacoma
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
4 a.m. a car started driving northbound in the southbound lanes of I-5, eventually crashing into another vehicle at the Puyallup River Bridge. Officials say both drivers were badly injured and taken to a nearby hospital. Troopers do not know... Read more
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The Columbian
Community notebook: Rogers wins Greco-Roman title in Fargoright-handed pitcher and Smith as an outfielder. Mike Spellacy, who attended B
Community notebook: Rogers wins Greco-Roman title in Fargo
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
right-handed pitcher and Smith as an outfielder. Mike Spellacy, who attended Battle Ground for two years before moving to Puyallup, made the team as an infielder.Tri-Mountain to host ‘Largest’ golf outing Tri-Mountain Golf Course is participating... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Wash. mom hopes to see her son compete in RioPUYALLUP, Wash. -- It’s just a few weeks until the Olympics in Rio and many of
Wash. mom hopes to see her son compete in Rio
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
PUYALLUP, Wash. -- It’s just a few weeks until the Olympics in Rio and many of the athletes are in the final stages of preparing for competition. University of Oregon football Player, Devon Allen, just found out he made the team last weekend when he... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Law enforcement community prepares to mourn more officersA contingent of officers from the area just returned from attending the funeral
Law enforcement community prepares to mourn more officers
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 7 days ago
A contingent of officers from the area just returned from attending the funerals of the fallen officers in Dallas. Puyallup Police officer Matt Hurley got home Saturday night. “We went to four funerals" Hurley said as he displayed programs... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Law enforcement community prepares to mourn more officersA contingent of officers from the area just returned from attending the funeral
Law enforcement community prepares to mourn more officers
KING5 Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
A contingent of officers from the area just returned from attending the funerals of the fallen officers in Dallas. Puyallup Police officer Matt Hurley got home Saturday night. “We went to four funerals" Hurley said as he displayed programs... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for July 18(Charles) Lee McRory, of San Diego, Calif., Christine “Tina” (Ralph) Alston of
Tributes for July 18
Greeley Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
(Charles) Lee McRory, of San Diego, Calif., Christine “Tina” (Ralph) Alston of Platteville, and Jacque (Ron) Hines, of Puyallup, Wash.; eight grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren to cherish her memories. Alvena is preceded in death by her... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Devon Allen's mom hopes to see her son compete in RioPUYALLUP, Wash. -- It’s just a few weeks until the Olympics in Rio and many of
Devon Allen's mom hopes to see her son compete in Rio
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
PUYALLUP, Wash. -- It’s just a few weeks until the Olympics in Rio and many of the athletes are in the final stages of preparing for competition. University of Oregon football Player, Devon Allen, just found out he made the team last weekend when he... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Puyallup mom hopes to see her son compete in RioPUYALLUP, Wash. -- It’s just a few weeks until the Olympics in Rio and many of
Puyallup mom hopes to see her son compete in Rio
KING5 Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
PUYALLUP, Wash. -- It’s just a few weeks until the Olympics in Rio and many of the athletes are in the final stages of preparing for competition. University of Oregon football Player, Devon Allen, just found out he made the team last weekend when he... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Fatal hit and run crash near PuyallupPUYALLUP, Wash. -- State Patrol is searching for a hit and run driver after a f
Fatal hit and run crash near Puyallup
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 9 days ago
PUYALLUP, Wash. -- State Patrol is searching for a hit and run driver after a fatal motorcycle crash near Puyallup Friday night. Police say the crash happened around 11:50 p.m. on SR 167. Police say a white Ford pickup made an improper left turn... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Fatal hit and run crash near PuyallupPUYALLUP, Wash. -- State Patrol is searching for a hit and run driver after a f
Fatal hit and run crash near Puyallup
KING5 Seattle / Posted 9 days ago
PUYALLUP, Wash. -- State Patrol is searching for a hit and run driver after a fatal motorcycle crash near Puyallup Friday night. Police say the crash happened around 11:50 p.m. on SR 167. Police say a white Ford pickup made an improper left turn... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Public invited to interviews of SKSD interim superintendent candidatesschool year until a permanent replacement is found. The three finalists are To
Public invited to interviews of SKSD interim superintendent candidates
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 days ago
school year until a permanent replacement is found. The three finalists are Tony Apostle, retired superintendent from the Puyallup School District; Karst Brandsma, a retired Washington State school administrator; and Jane Pryne, a retired... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Large turnout in Dallas from NW policefor the fallen Dallas police officers say the support has been incredible. Aft
Large turnout in Dallas from NW police
KING5 Seattle / Posted 11 days ago
for the fallen Dallas police officers say the support has been incredible. After the five officers were killed last week, Puyallup police officer Craig Gocha says there was no question he wanted to go. "It's just what we do," said Gocha. Gocha... Read more
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KERA North Texas
For LGBTQ Students, Author Says, Safety Is 'Not Enough'increasingly visible — and often debated — teachers and administrators are look
For LGBTQ Students, Author Says, Safety Is 'Not Enough'
KERA North Texas / Posted 11 days ago
increasingly visible — and often debated — teachers and administrators are looking for new ways to support students. In Puyallup, Washington, a third-grade teacher coaches her students on how to respond to language like "that's so gay" by... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
For LGBTQ Students, Author Says, Safety Is 'Not Enough'increasingly visible — and often debated — teachers and administrators are look
For LGBTQ Students, Author Says, Safety Is 'Not Enough'
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
increasingly visible — and often debated — teachers and administrators are looking for new ways to support students. In Puyallup, Washington, a third-grade teacher coaches her students on how to respond to language like "that's so gay" by... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
SBDC helps PLU professor jump into franchisingin lease costs, Brown said, adding that “(SBDC) advice has translated into real
SBDC helps PLU professor jump into franchising
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
in lease costs, Brown said, adding that “(SBDC) advice has translated into real economic value.” From one location in Puyallup, Wash., in 2012, the Browns have expanded their business to include two locations in Federal Way, Wash., and a... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Scammers in Puyallup using Dallas police shooting to con people out of moneyPUYALLUP – Puyallup police say scammers in the area are preying on people’s sym
Scammers in Puyallup using Dallas police shooting to con people out of money
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 14 days ago
PUYALLUP – Puyallup police say scammers in the area are preying on people’s sympathies in the wake of the shooting deaths of five police officers in Dallas last week. PPD said they’ve learned somebody is calling Puyallup residents claiming to be... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
WSU's Bernard Lagat, 41, qualifies for Rio in 5,000 metersinto the final lap, but fell well of Lagat's pace and finished ninth. Mead als
WSU's Bernard Lagat, 41, qualifies for Rio in 5,000 meters
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 16 days ago
into the final lap, but fell well of Lagat's pace and finished ninth. Mead also has a Northwest connection. He lived in Puyallup for six years, attending Stahl Junior High and Emerald Ridge High School before his family relocated to... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
WSU's Bernard Lagat, 41, qualifies for Rio in 5,000 metersinto the final lap, but fell well of Lagat's pace and finished ninth. Mead als
WSU's Bernard Lagat, 41, qualifies for Rio in 5,000 meters
KING5 Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
into the final lap, but fell well of Lagat's pace and finished ninth. Mead also has a Northwest connection. He lived in Puyallup for six years, attending Stahl Junior High and Emerald Ridge High School before his family relocated to... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
New luxury home community in PuyallupSunrise Development Corporation has broken ground in Puyallup on a new housing
New luxury home community in Puyallup
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
Sunrise Development Corporation has broken ground in Puyallup on a new housing community, dubbed "The Retreat." The large lot luxury home community, to be built by Pierce County residential builder Corliss Homes, will consist of 56 acres — including... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Puyallup police investigating after 2 found dead in homePolice are investigating after finding two people dead in a home about 35 miles
Puyallup police investigating after 2 found dead in home
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
Police are investigating after finding two people dead in a home about 35 miles south of Seattle in Puyallup. Puyallup Police Captain Scott Engle said in a news release that officers were called by someone who had discovered the bodies of a... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
New ‘Bear’ spotted in PuyallupFamily-owned Car Wash Enterprises has opened its seventh Pierce County location
New ‘Bear’ spotted in Puyallup
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
Family-owned Car Wash Enterprises has opened its seventh Pierce County location with a new tunnel vehicle wash on Puyallup’s South Meridian. This is the 44th location in Washington since Brown Bear Car Wash was started in West Seattle by founder/CEO... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Elderly couple found dead in Puyallup home in what may be murder-suicidePUYALLUP, Wash. — Police said Wednesday night that detectives were investigatin
Elderly couple found dead in Puyallup home in what may be murder-suicide
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 19 days ago
PUYALLUP, Wash. — Police said Wednesday night that detectives were investigating the deaths of an elderly couple who were found in their home with a gun nearby and no forced entry into the house. Police were called to the home at about 5:30 p.m. in... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Police investigating Puyallup homicideTwo elderly people were found dead in a Puyallup home Wednesday evening. They
Police investigating Puyallup homicide
KING5 Seattle / Posted 19 days ago
Two elderly people were found dead in a Puyallup home Wednesday evening. They were found in the 1300 block of 18 St. NW. Detectives are investigating the incident as a homicide. No additional details were given. This is a developing story. More to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
2 elderly people found dead in Puyallup home; police investigatingPUYALLUP — Police here say two elderly people were found dead in a home Wednesd
2 elderly people found dead in Puyallup home; police investigating
The Seattle Times / Posted 19 days ago
PUYALLUP — Police here say two elderly people were found dead in a home Wednesday evening in what appears to be homicide-suicide, Police Capt. Scott Engle said. Police arrived to the home in the 1300 block of 18th Street Northwest shortly before 6... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Puyallup mother dies after being thrown off car driven by daughterwoman has died after being thrown off a car driven by her daughter. The News T
Puyallup mother dies after being thrown off car driven by daughter
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 19 days ago
woman has died after being thrown off a car driven by her daughter. The News Tribune reports that the 62-year-old Puyallup woman called 911 in June and said she was sitting on the roof of her 25-year-old daughter’s car to stop the younger... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Mother dies after being thrown off car driven by daughterwoman has died after being thrown off a car driven by her daughter. The News T
Mother dies after being thrown off car driven by daughter
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
woman has died after being thrown off a car driven by her daughter. The News Tribune reports that the 62-year-old Puyallup woman called 911 in June and said she was sitting on the roof of her 25-year-old daughter's car to stop the younger... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Mother dies after being thrown off car driven by daughterbeing thrown off a car driven by her daughter. The News Tribune reports (http:
Mother dies after being thrown off car driven by daughter
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 19 days ago
being thrown off a car driven by her daughter. The News Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/29xeFRN ) that the 62-year-old Puyallup woman called 911 in June and said she was sitting on the roof of her 25-year-old daughter's car to stop the younger... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Auburn motorcycle retailer has new ownerfamily opened a second location in Auburn; soon after, the Enumclaw location wa
Auburn motorcycle retailer has new owner
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
family opened a second location in Auburn; soon after, the Enumclaw location was closed, with a new facility opening in Puyallup. In 1989, the Puyallup store was consolidated with the Auburn location, and the Orrs purchased the dealership from... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
You’re paying more for gas today: State tax just went up nearly a nickel a gallonSR 520 bridge segments in Seattle, a widening of Interstate 405 from Bellevue t
You’re paying more for gas today: State tax just went up nearly a nickel a gallon
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 24 days ago
SR 520 bridge segments in Seattle, a widening of Interstate 405 from Bellevue to Renton, and a Highway 167 extension from Puyallup to the Port of Tacoma, and $1.4 billion on maintenance and preservation. An additional $1.3 billion will go to... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Man gets 18 years for death of man in his careCarter's caregiver in May 2015 and had been for several years when he found Car
Man gets 18 years for death of man in his care
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Carter's caregiver in May 2015 and had been for several years when he found Carter unresponsive. Carter was treated at a Puyallup hospital for bed sores, one of which went down to the bone. Authorities say the sores had been packed with paper... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Driving will cost a little bit more this holiday weekend520 bridge segments in Seattle, a widening of Interstate 405 from Bellevue to R
Driving will cost a little bit more this holiday weekend
The Seattle Times / Posted 25 days ago
520 bridge segments in Seattle, a widening of Interstate 405 from Bellevue to Renton, and a Highway 167 extension from Puyallup to the Port of Tacoma. This weekend, just one major construction job will hinder traffic: the repainting of... Read more
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